Professional Tuition in Cake Decorating and Sugarcraft


Workshops Programme 2019

Parrot Tulips

Create a stunning display of sugar flowers. The petals of these tulips are very frilly and exotic-looking and will look fabulous on a celebration cake.

Saturday 19th January 2019


3D Sculpted Nursery Elephant Cake (with Sarah Dinning)

Enjoy the day creating a 3D sculptured nursery cake –a beautiful Elephant guaranteed to excite any recipient. All materials, tools and equipment are included in this workshop.

Saturday 2nd February 2019 (Price is £75)


 Cosmos Spray

Enjoy a day of making sugar flowers – the brightly coloured and beautiful cosmos with their feathery foliage will enhance any celebration cake.

Saturday 23rd February 2019 


 Fabric Effects in Sugar

Bring along a covered square cake or dummy cake and enjoy creating a different fabric effect on each side. Learn how to make Ruffles, swags and drapes, quilting and cushioning and finish with a sugar bow on the top.

Saturday 9th March 2019


 Gardenia Spray

Create a stunning display of wired sugar Gardenia flowers, buds and foliage which will grace any celebration cake

Saturday 23rd March 2019


Royal-iced Cookies and Swiss Meringue Buttercream piping

Enjoy learning piping techniques using Royal icing and Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Saturday 6th April 2019 (Price is £50)


Peony Rose Spray

Create a beautiful wired sugar display of a large Peony Rose and leaves – very fashionable for today’s modern Wedding Cakes

Saturday 13th April 2019


 Basic Sponge Cake Covering and Decorating

Learn how to cover your cake professionally with sugarpaste and learn different decorating techniques such as frills, drapes, ruffles, crimping, embossing, using moulds and various cutters including lettering

Saturday 27th April 2019


 3D Sculpted Nursery Hedgehog Cake (with Sarah Dinning)

Enjoy a really fun day creating a fabulous 3D sitting Hedgehog that is bound to wow it’s recipient. Ideal for a child’s Birthday or a Christening celebration. All tools, equipment and materials are provided

Saturday 18th May 2019 (Price is £75)


Calla Lily Spray

Create a beautiful sugar flower display of Calla Lillies which will enhance any celebration cake

Saturday 1st June 2019



Enjoy making a beautiful wired sugar flower display of Stephanotis flowers with their unusual shaped buds and glossy foliage which will look fabulous on any celebration cake.

Saturday 22nd June 2019


3D Sculpted Nursery Monkey Cake (with Sarah Dinning)

Enjoy a lovely day creating a fabulous 3D sitting Monkey that will excite it’s recipient. Ideal for a child’s Birthday or a Christening celebration. All tools, equipment and materials are provided

Saturday 3rd August 2019 (Price is £75)


Stargazer Lily Spray

Create a stunning wired sugar display of a Stargazer Lily, buds and foliage which can be used to decorate any celebration cake.

Saturday 17th August 2019


Hand painting on Cakes

Bring along a covered dummy cake and enjoy being creative with some beautiful hand painting of your own individual design and colour scheme directly onto the cake.

Saturday 21st  September 2019


 Winter Foliage

Create a stunning Christmas Cake decoration with a mixture of wired sugar holly and berries, variegated ivy and pine cone.

Saturday 28th September 2019


Easy Christmas Modelling

Have fun creating some cute and fun modelled sugar figures with a Christmas theme to decorate your Christmas cakes.

Saturday 12th October 2019


Christmas Roses Spray

Brighten up a cold Autumn day by creating a stunning wired sugar display of Christmas roses and foliage.

Saturday 26th October 2019


Explosion-style cake Topper

Enjoy making two different sparkly and glittery wired cake toppers that appear to be bursting out from the cake. Lovely for the top of your Christmas cakes.

Saturday 16th November 2019


Fruit cake covering and Decorating

You’ve made the decorations so why not complete the cake. Learn how apply marzipan and sugarpaste to your fruit cake and cake board. There will be plenty of time to play with moulds & cutters and learn how to make drapes and frills.

Saturday 30th November 2019

My workshops are for people who want to be creative and learn the art of cake decorating and sugarcraft in a relaxed and informal atmosphere without the stress of paperwork. They are fun days of ‘me-time’ and provide you with all tools and equipment, a quality lunch and all refreshments throughout the day with something complete to take home.

 All workshops start at 9.30 am and finish between 3.30 pm and 5.30 pm (depending on subject) and are held at Bowburn Community Centre, Bowburn, Durham DH6 5AT. They cost £45 each (except where indicated) and require a £10 non-refundable deposit with the balance to be paid one month before each workshop. Bookings made within one month of the workshop date must be paid for in full at the time of booking. Spaces are limited so early provisional booking is recommended.

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PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE COMMITTING TO ANY BOOKING / BOOKINGS. By paying any deposit you are agreeing to these terms and conditions

Booking Terms and Conditions


All workshop bookings require a non-refundable deposit of £10.00 each. No booking is considered definite until a deposit has been paid and you have received confirmation of receipt of your payment along with the booking form and information. You can pay by cheque (made payable to Sucre Fleur and sent to 17 Broadmeadows, Bowburn, Durham DH6 5DA or Paypal (my account registered to

 The balance is due by one month before the date of each workshop and you will be sent a reminder nearer the time.

 Balances not received by the required time will assume a no-show and your space may be re-filled. If there is a problem, let me know straight away so that I can hopefully resolve it.

 Bookings made within one month of the workshop need to be paid for in full at the time of booking and assumes that £10.00 of the payment is the non-refundable deposit.

 All tools and equipment are supplied at each workshop and it would be appreciated if you DO NOT BRING YOUR OWN. Please read the information supplied with the booking form regarding what materials you DO need to bring with you on the day.


If, for any reason, Sucre Fleur find it necessary to cancel or postpone a workshop, then a full refund will be offered if a revised date is not suitable. If preferred, monies can be transferred to another workshop.

 Cancellations made by you will, in the first instance, result in the loss of your deposit. If the cancellation is within 7 to 28 days of the workshop, and the balance has been paid, then a £25.00 credit note will be issued to be used on another workshop. Cancellations made within 7 days of the workshop ARE NOTELIGABLE FOR A CREDIT NOTE. CREDIT NOTES are valid for one year from the date of issue. NO REFUNDS

 Nadia H Johnson
Sucre Fleur